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stretch·ing the truth

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  1. Stretching the Truth

    Stretching the Truth is a 1924 short comedy silent film directed by Philadelphian director, Benjamin Stoloff.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of stretching the truth in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of stretching the truth in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

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    Too many people confine their exercise to jumping to conclusions, running up bills, stretching the truth, bending over backward, lying down on the job, sidestepping responsibility and pushing their luck.

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